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Jessica Robinson

Storyteller and author Jessica Robinson began performing stories in front of audiences in 2007, performing for Better Said Than Done, Story District, Tales in the Village, The Grapevine, Perfect Liars Club and GMU’s Fall for the Book Festival, and at such venues as Jammin’ Java, Epicure Café, The Auld Shebeen, Atlas Performing Arts Center, the City of Fairfax Library, The National Women's Equality Monument, the National Mall, Dance Place, and Franklin Park Performing Arts Center. Jessica's one woman show, "Tech Babies" - about infertility and prenatal complications - premiered in 2015 at Stories in the Round. Jessica performed at Exchange Place at the International Storytelling Festival in Jonesborough, TN in 2018. Jessica is co-author of the anthology Roar: True Tales of Women Warriors - which won Honors in the 2019 Storytelling World Awards. She is the author of the novel Caged, published in 2016 under pen name J.P. Robinson. Jessica has led storytelling workshops for individuals as well as INOVA Fairfax Hospital, Marie Stopes International, George Washington University, AHRQ, and the World Bank. Go to www.bettersaidthandone.com/storyteller to find out about her upcoming appearances and workshops.